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File #: HCC-242-FY21    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Passed
File created: 2/22/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/1/2021 Final action: 3/1/2021
Title: Purchase of Solar Power LED Blinker Stop Signs
Sponsors: City Administrator
Indexes: Purchase
Attachments: 1. Sales-Quote Q21002854

Submitted by: Hal Metzler

Submitting Department: Public Works

Agenda Section: Consent


Item Title:


Purchase of Solar Power LED Blinker Stop Signs



Suggested Action:


I move that the Mayor and Council authorize an expenditure not to exceed $13,000 to Traffic and Parking Control Co., Inc. (TAPCO) for the purchase of eight (8) solar powered blinker stop signs under the Onvia Partners contract, of which the City is a party.



Summary Background:

Over the past several years the City of Hyattsville has been utilizing solar powered Light Emitting Device (LED) blinker signs in various parts of the City where other traffic calming measures were less successful, more expensive, difficult, or too time consuming to install.


Next Steps:

Issue Purchase Order and install signs.


Fiscal Impact:

NTE $13,000


City Administrator Comments:

Recommend support


Community Engagement:

None planned at this time


Strategic Goals:

Goal 3 - Promote a Safe and Vibrant Community


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